“Affair at Ward Place Hotel” on 28th and 29th October at the Lionel Wendt


The Ward Place Hotel has had its fair share of scandals, but none like the one about to unfold when State Minister Ranjith Wijesundare decides to spend an evening there with his film star mistress.

jith2Unknown to him, a key member of the opposition is also at the hotel, with a cunning plan to topple the government.

Watch the mayhem unfold in Jith Pieris’s hilarious new comedy, “Affair at Ward Place Hotel”, on 28th and 29th of October at the Lionel Wendt Theatre.

jith3Starring Wasaam Ismail, Pemanthi Fernando, Eraj Gunewardane, Kithmina Hewage, Nilushi Dewapura, Lithmal Jayawardhana and more.

A play by veteran director Jith Pieris, “Affair at Ward Place Hotel” mixes political satire with farce to create a hilarious new comedy full to the brim with scandals, mistaken identity, confusion and plenty of topical jokes reflecting the current political situation.

Buildingjith6 on Jith Pieris’s popular hits such as “No Sex Please, We’re British”, “Return of Ralahamy” and “He comes from Jaffna”, “Affair at Ward Place Hotel” brings out the best in its talented and experienced cast, creating a brand new political farce with a distinctive Sri Lankan twist.

Box plan and tickets at the Lionel Wendt.